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Red Sox Earn 1-0 Shutout Over Tigers, Lead ALCS 2-1

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Koji Uehara shut it down in the ninth as Boston extinguished a final rally to silence Detroit, 1-0. Detroit finished with a .188 batting average and a .211 wOBA.

John Lackey pitched 6 2/3 innings and collected his second win of the postseason after he surrendered no runs on four hits with eight strikeouts and no walks. Uehara picked up his third save of the playoffs after 1 1/3 innings of work giving up one hit, striking out two and walking no one. After allowing one run on four hits over eight innings with 10 strikeouts and one walk, Justin Verlander (1-1) was charged with the loss. Mike Napoli was impressive at the plate for the Red Sox, going 1 for 4 with a home run, a run, and an RBI.

The Red Sox snatch a one-game lead in the series. Wednesday, the Red Sox will face the Tigers in Game 4 of the ALCS at Comerica Park at 8:07 PM EDT.


Red Sox Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
B86.5M. Napoli1B4111102
B83.0S. DrewSS3100001
B82.0J. GomesLF3100002
C74.0D. OrtizDH3000010
C73.7J. EllsburyCF4100001
D64.0W. Middlebroo3B3000001
D62.0J. SaltalamacC3000003
D62.0S. VictorinoRF4000000
D-61.0D. Pedroia2B4000001

Tigers Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
B+89.0V. MartinezDH4200000
B+87.0T. HunterRF4200001
B84.1J. PeraltaSS4100000
C73.7P. Fielder1B4100001
C72.0A. JacksonCF3000012
C72.0A. AvilaC3000012
C-70.0J. IglesiasPH1000001
D+67.0A. DirksLF2000001
D63.0O. Infante2B3000002
D-60.0M. Cabrera3B4000002

Red Sox Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A+98.9J. Lackey6.20.000.6048097
A92.5K. Uehara1.10.000.7512016
C76.8C. Breslow0.20.003.0001215
C76.4J. Tazawa0.10.003.001109

Tigers Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A+97.3J. Verlander8.01.130.634101120
A94.4J. Veras0.10.000.000103
A93.7P. Coke0.10.000.000002
A93.7A. Alburquerq0.10.000.000007

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